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There's a major issue overhanging this earnings season that could separate the winners from losers

A help wanted sign is posted in the window of hardware store on September 16, 2021 in San Francisco, California.
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As another earnings season ramps up, one issue is at the top of the list of concerns for investors and company executives: labor.

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